New Website Coming - 4th June 2018

It will be 7 years on March 13th since we launched SpaceVids back in 2011 and 5 years since the launch of the website - Since then the website has outgrown the Space sector and is in dire need of an upgrade. To mark the 5th anniversary we will be launching a brand new stunning website on April 2nd June 4th 2018, The new website will have all of the same videos along with historical data in a fully responsive view.

We have pushed launch back into June by a month to allow us to ensure the historical videos are all imported properly.

STS-135 Lightning Strike at Pad-39A

Seen in this video the lightning strike that hit Pad 39-A today just before the Rotating Service Structure was due to be moved out of the way of Shuttle Atlantis.

The RSS was successfully moved around 30 minutes later, An investigation into if the lightning strike caused any damage is still under way.

Source: NASA Television

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